Common Leopard – Phalanta phalantha A rare visitor indeed! Buffalo Heart Tomato – picked from the garden yesterday. Will ripen fully in a day or two. Best tasting tomatoes we have eaten. Hillbrow Post Office Tower – Saturday, After the Rain. Benji: ‘Check Diary – no appointments, have a snooze.’ Ark
Put on your ear-goggles and turn it up! Chingachgook Ark.
Jumping Spider Long Horned Beetle Virgil Kirby’s Dropwing. Fire Tailed Resin Bee Extremely harmless Scorpion Spider (Platyoides walteri) – even to Scottie and Nan. Garden Commodore. These butterflies have a Summer(wet) and a Winter (dry) form. First one I have seen this season. Tiny Lappet Moth caterpillar. Rescued from one of the cats, it is … More Bugs, Birds, Butterflies and Bits n’ Bobs
Millie – Siesta Watching Cricket. Leaving on a … Jacaranda Canopy. Suburb of Kensington. Stuck on the highway. Time for tea and cake? Hillbrow Tower. Ark
(In the shed) Brown Button Spider comes out of hiding. Benji outside the shed. Moon and Friend Orb Weaver makes her web under a Strelizia Sunday 3/11/19 Ark .
Just prior to transplanting a couple of roses this morning, Benji does a quick site inspection. Ark
On her return from the vet yesterday, Bobbi was feeling a bit under the weather. Maui was on hand to give her a hug. What friends are for, right? Ark
Kammy Through Lavender. Bronze Mannikins Lemon Tree Seedlings Mikey and Millie. ”Snuggling” Bobbi and Virgil Bougainvillea Benji keeping a wary eye on Val Bobbi, Cindy keeping a few clients occupied while their cakes are being iced.
Maui 5th July ’19 Ark
Grey Lourie in the palm tree. Ice ejected from the garden hose. Yes, it gets this cold here in Jo’burg. Half-Baked Benji Full-Baked Loaves. Straight from the oven. I am no cake baker but I can manage bread. ”Where’re you going?” Fetching a wandering Chicken. Virgil catching a few zzzzzs Chicken feather Bobbi and Dora … More Cats n’ Dogs & Bits n’ bobs
Kittens, Virgil and Millie Ark.
Winter in Jo’burg means ….